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           Dr. John Larson & Dr. Jennifer Dahlseid                 Phone:  763-241-5436

          200 5th Street NW                                                            Fax: 763-241-5466

          Elk River, MN  55330                                    service@HealingChoices.com

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Treating Plantar Fasciitis

by Dr. Jennifer Dahlseid, DC

If you have ever dealt with some sort of heel pain there's a good chance that you were dealing with plantar fasciitis.  It is the most common cause of heel pain and something we see most often when a patient comes to our office with pain at the bottom of their foot.

What exactly is plantar fasciitis?

Quite literally, plantar fasciitis is the inflammation (-itis) of the fascia on the bottom (plantar) side of your foot.  Palntar Fasciitis is caused when the ligament that connects your toes to your heel (the plantar fascia) becomes inflamed, swollen, and weak. This causes the bottom of your foot or heel to hurt when you walk or stand, especially when you first wake or after sitting for a long time.

The pain usually beings as “tightness” or “soreness”, then ... READ MORE

 
 
 
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